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Students in the fourth grade class at Our Lady of Malibu School visited the La Brea Tar Pits on a recent school field trip. The tar pits offer an opportunity for students to learn about the natural history of Los Angeles County. 

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Students from Our Lady of Malibu School participated in the statewide coastal cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 21. Sponsored by Heal the Bay, the cleanup drew thousands of volunteers statewide including hundreds who came to clean up trash from Malibu’s beaches.

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It’s been estimated that at least 100 Malibu residents came out to participate in climate change rallies across the area on Friday, Sept. 20, as part of a worldwide movement to protest a lack of political action on climate change. Dozens were at Malibu Bluffs Park for a rally on Friday eveni…

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Malibu cowboy Vinnie Muselli makes a visit to Pepperdine’s Waves of Flags memorial, riding on his horse, Rascal, and accompanied by his dog, Pirate.

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Five-month-old Yang is a friendly bunny looking for a forever home. He was adopted by a family before they learned they were expecting a set of twins, so he was returned to the shelter. His family said they loved him and that he was good with other rabbits, friendly dogs and children. “He li…

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Malibu’s Christopher Joseph Wizner, founder and CEO of local digital tech agency Vivid Candi, marries Natalie Tonielle Camacho this Sunday, Sept. 22, at 11:11 a.m.

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Malibu’s first neighborhood to be named a Firewise Community is the Big Rock Mesa Property Owners Association, which achieved the status as “a great example of how neighborhoods can self-organize to protect against wildfire and increase their resilience,” after completing a community risk as…

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Malibu High School hosted a successful Back to School night on Thursday, Sept. 12, featuring a reception, welcome presentation and classroom visits for Malibu parents. 

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At last Sunday’s “Tales by the Sea,” billed as a storytelling concert series for grown-ups, held at the Malibu West Swim Club, long-time organizer and Malibu local Ann Buxie (left) poses with several of the featured storytellers. The packed quarterly event drew a standing-room-only crowd.

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Malibu artist and photographer Maureen J. Haldeman at the opening night reception for her solo exhibit, “Defining Shadows,” at Fabrik Projects Gallery in LA on Saturday, Sept. 7. Her works will be exhibited there until Oct. 12.

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Students shared their experiences about the weeklong Salvation Army Camp they enjoyed this summer in Malibu Canyon, at last Thursday’s Malibu Optimist Club breakfast. The breakfast meeting, held at the Boys & Girls Club of Malibu, was a chance for the 12 students whose camp scholarships …

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Jon Krawczyk, an acclaimed fine arts metal sculptor from Malibu, appeared at the packed opening reception for his solo exhibit “Color in Bloom” on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Leslie Sacks Gallery in Santa Monica. These are the first works he created since his home and studio burned down in the…

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More than 100 Malibu community members attended a memorial service and paddle-out for Jeff Alan Jones, a Malibu community member and avid cyclist who was struck and killed by a vanwhile riding in Los Angeles on Aug. 23.

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The summer of 2019 has been a time of looking back for a lot of us. Fifty years ago this past June, the class of 1969 was preparing for graduation from Samohi. It would be a matter of weeks before Apollo 11 would take the first men to the moon. Shortly thereafter, the Woodstock music festiva…

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Malibu local Vince Muselli earned lots of smiles last Friday as he appeared at Trancas Country Market for a Friday night concert atop his friendly horse. He greeted notable Malibu community members like Lenny Goldsmith (of Lenny Goldsmith and the New Old), council members and friends. 

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The California Wildlife Center is currently rehabilitating squirrels—a recent post from the rescue and rehabilitation center reminded nearby residents that as squirrel kits are born in the spring and fall: “Help the babies and wait to trim your trees!”

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Malibu resident Walter Zelman, a public health professor at Cal State Los Angeles, recently was named a recipient of the California State University (CSU) Faculty Innovation and Leadership Award. Zelman was one of only 19 CSU faculty members to receive the commendation, chosen from among 200…

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Local State Senator Henry Stern presented the organizers of this year’s 10th annual Reggae on the Mountain Festival with a commendation from the California State Senate. Organizers Amit Gilad, Brooks Ellis and Matt Diamond received the award at the end of the festival, which took place for t…

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Malibu’s Lori Mills recently won Best in Show at the fourth annual Waterscapes International Art Exhibition, hosted by Fusion Art, for her painting entitled “Malibu Coastline.” Mills, alongside other winners, was named Fusion Art’s Featured Artist for the month of August 2019, and will have …

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The Malibu High School Sharks football team took took the field on Friday for its first game in this year’s season—and its first game of eight-man football. 

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In honor of National Dog Day, the California Wildlife Center posted this photo of a current patient, this native Gray Fox. The center treats a couple of canine species, according to the post.

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The Associates of the Los Angeles Jewish Home hosted their 89th Tree of Life Luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles in Beverly Hills earlier this month. Guests of the event included Malibu residents such as Sandy Stackler, president of The Associates, and Cantor Marcelo Gindlin, who …

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Several Malibu Search and Rescue Team members were honored by the California Reserve Peace Officers Association on Friday, Aug. 23, with awards bestowed for heroism and service to the community.

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Dozens of attendees hit the dance floor while Lenny Goldsmith and the New Old rocked the stage at the Children’s Lifesaving Foundation’s Pledge and Plunge Challenge at Casa Escobar on Sunday afternoon in August. 

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The Andy Cohen Band performed on Friday night as part of the Vintage Grocers Endless Summer concert series at Trancas Country Market. 

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Fifteen-year-old Malibu teen Elle Baker was crowned Miss Malibu Teen USA for the Miss California USA Pageant competition this January. The pageant is part of the Miss USA/Miss Universe organization.

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Malibu residents Martin Sheen and Valerie Sklarevsky met up at the federal courthouse in Brunswick, GA., earlier this month in support of a group called Kings Bay Plowshares Seven, who are facing 25 years of prison time after entering the Kings Bay Naval Base in an effort to disarm nuclear w…

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Community members are coming together to show their support for a Malibu skatepark. City council discussed the possibility at a recent meeting; the item will come before council at a special meeting on Aug. 21.

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Local artist Kit Plumridge was the guest speaker at the Malibu Optimist Club’s July 11 breakfast meeting. Plumridge, originally from South Africa, spoke about his current art projects, which aim to fuse African and Malibu cultures.

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Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station Lieutenant Becerra, current acting captain, joined the Malibu Search and Rescue Team for helicopter operations training. 

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In honor of her 21st (in dog years) birthday on July 17, Ginger Sawicki is excited to announce the TMT Dog of Summer contest, now in its sixth year.

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For the past 27 years, the Malibu Presbyterian Church has traveled south of the border twice a year to build houses and share hope to people residing just south of Tecate in Baja California, Mexico. 

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To mark the six month anniversary of the Woosley Fire that affected the Malibu community, Malibu’s Candace Kelly, Erin Golan and Marieka Kline hosted a brunch on Thursday, May 9, at Kelly’s home to celebrate motherhood. More than 70 Malibu women attended the brunch, which happened to fall on…

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The Malibu Times staff was one of the dozens of newspaper staff gathered at the 2018 California Newspaper Publishers Association awards gala in Long Beach, Calif., on May 4. 

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On May 13, the City of Malibu hosted a girls volleyball clinic at Malibu High School as part of its #PlayLikeAGirlMalibu initiative.

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Fourth grade students at Point Dume Marine Science School took a field trip to the state’s capital, with a stop at the Senate chambers. 

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The Leo Carrillo Junior Lifeguard program was presented with a $1,000 donation from the Malibu Optimist Club to assist its recovery. The program suffered major loss after the Woolsey Fire, which burned all of the program’s equipment.

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Malibu nonprofit Mighty Under Dogs held its first-ever Club MUD event in partnership with World Surf League at Zuma Beach earlier this month. 

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Cristina Ferrare holds a book signing for her latest cookbook, “Food for Thought: Recipes for Ultimate Mind and Body Health,” at Room at the Beach. The book includes a foreword from Maria Shriver.

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Young Malibu songstress Trinity Rose took first place in the teen category of the 2019 International Songwriting Competition for her song, “Love Is The Only River.” 

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The California Wildlife Center shared this photo of a young Virginia opossum. The animal was released back into the wild earlier this month.

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Last month, nonprofit organization Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services held its annual Erasing the Stigma Leadership Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Two Malibuites—Christopher Harrer and Charlotte Fletcher—were part of the event, now in its 23rd year.

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“Monsignor Liam Kidney and Father Matt Murphy celebrated the mass for the children,” Lisa Hall, OLM office administrator, said in an email to The Malibu Times.

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Fourth graders at Webster Elementary School headed out of Malibu to spend a few days at Astrocamp, a science camp in Idyllwild, Calif., at the beginning of the month.

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Kela Joy Sachs, daughter of two longtime Malibu residents—Greg and Debbie Sachs—is set to graduate from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., with a bachelor of arts degree in music, with a concentration in ethnomusicology, environmental music, and music ontology and performance. As a me…

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Congratulations to Jackie Williams, this year’s Malibu Times Mother of the Year Rosie Award winner. 

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Malibuite John Johannessen shared this photo of the Malibu United Methodist Church’s annual Easter Sunrise Service held on Sunday.

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Malibu third grader Lily Folkerts and second grader Carolyn Kim were among the winners of the LA County Library’s 39th annual Bookmark Contest. 

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Malibu siblings Austin and Aspen Aragon were Confirmed at the Pacific Palisades Presbyterian Church on April 13. The rite of passage was overseen by Harden Roush of PPPC. 

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Dr. Jo Anne Van Tilburg was honored at a banquet held during the Early Pacific Migration and Navigation Conference, which took place at Hanga Roa on Easter Island in Chile in November 2018.

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The Malibu United Methodist Church Easter sunrise beach service last weekend had a special guest: Brother Luiz Ignácio of Antioquia in Brazil.

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